We are Max Crowdfund NZ Limited (referred to as "we", "us" and "MC") . We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy when you are using our products through, but not limited to, our website (www.maxcrowdfund.co.nz) as updated and maintained by us ( the “Site”), and any other correspondence, document or communication between us from time to time .
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By disclosing your personal information to us by using the Site, emailing us, speaking to us over the telephone or communicating with us in any other way you consent to the collection, storage and processing of your personal information as stated in this policy. We use the personal information we collect from you to provide our service to you. We will not rent, sell, share or otherwise release your personal information to any other company for its own marketing purposes without your consent except where mentioned in this policy.
For the purpose of the Privacy Act 2020 (“the Act”), its successors or implementing texts, the data controller is MC. Personal information, when referred to in this policy, also has the same meaning as outlined in the Act.
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
We may also ask you to complete surveys and give feedback that we use for research purposes, although you do not have to respond to them.
We may use your personal information for the following purposes:
We may disclose your personal information to:
Some of these organisations and parties may be located in New Zealand and some may be located around the world.
If you wish to subscribe to any newsletter published by us or wish to receive other targeted and relevant promotional communications from us or other carefully chosen affiliates, we offer you the option to “opt-in” to this service. If you change your mind and wish to stop receiving any such communications, please click the “unsubscribe” link in any email from us or set the toggle in “My Account, “My Preferences” in the “Off” position.
Cookies are text files stored, either on a temporary or permanent basis on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies are used for authenticating, session tracking and maintaining specific information about the use and Users of the Site. The data collected by cookies is anonymous. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer's hard drive if you wish. In addition, if you want to stop cookies from being stored on your computer, you can edit your browser settings so that cookies are blocked. Unfortunately, if you block cookies you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Site.
Web beacons consist of a small string of software code that represents a graphic image request on a page or email. There may or may not be a visible graphic image associated with the web beacon and often the image is designed to blend into the background of a page or email. Web beacons can be used for many purposes - including site traffic reporting, unique visitor counts, advertising auditing and reporting, and personalization. Web beacons used by the Site to collect only anonymous data.
In order to improve the Site and the services we offer you, we may use (temporary and persistent) cookies, authorised third parties cookies, web beacons and/or other technologies to collect non-personally identifiable data. This non-personally identifiable data helps us to track browsing behaviour, to create specific or tailor-made offers or advertisements, and to monitor and record the visits and use of the Site. In order to understand how people use the Site and for marketing analysis and quality improvement purposes, we (and/or third party service providers) may collect, record, process and use on an anonymous basis certain information including the total number of transactions, viewed pages, referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp information and details like the number and location of mouse clicks on a given page, mouse movements, scrolling activity and the search words you use while being on and using the Site.
If you have any questions about privacy related issues or wish to complain about the way your personal information has been gathered, handled or disclosed, please contact us at [email protected]
The Global Data Protection Rules (“GDPR”) give you the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by advising us via email to [email protected]
The GDPR gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the GDPR. Any access request may be subject to a fee to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.